Wellington Medical Centre

Mantle Street, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 8BD

Healthcare Team

Community Midwives

In conjunction with the doctors, the Community Midwifery Team provide a complete service of maternity and post-natal care for you and your baby. Messages can be left for the Midwife at the Medical Centre but for urgent advice from a Midwife telephone 01823 343 985. If you are in labour, the same telephone number can be used.

Community Nurses

The Community Nursing Team provide services to the house-bound, assessment of health needs, advice on any matters of health concern and continuing care after discharge from hospital. To contact the Community Nursing Team telephone 0300 323 0026.

There is an answerphone to leave a message if they are out of the office, and they will return your call.

Public Health Nurses

The Public Health Nurses provide advice on children under 5, developmental checks and hearing assessments. To contact the Public Health Nurse team telephone 01823 660667.

There is an answerphone to leave a message if they are out of the office, and they will return your call.

Dietician

The practice has an in house dietician who sees a limited number of patients each month. To access this service patients need to be referred by their GP.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The NHS and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.

NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need medical help and advise you what to do.

Use this service if:

  • you think you might have coronavirus
  • in the last 14 days you've been to a country or area with a high risk of coronavirus – see coronavirus advice for travellers and a list of high risk countries on nhs.uk
  • you've been in close contact with someone with coronavirus

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Stay indoors and avoid close contact with other people. Call 111 if you need to speak to someone.

In Scotland call your GP or NHS 24 on 111 out of hours.
In Wales call 111 (if available in your area) or 0845 46 47.
In Northern Ireland call 111.

For region specific information and advice in:

Further information and details of how to self-isolate are available on nhs.uk.